PUTRAJAYA, July 24 (Bernama) -- Thirty-six racers have confirmed participation in the Malaysia Merdeka Endurance Race (MMER) which will be held at the Sepang International Circuit from noon on Aug 28 till Aug 31.
SIC chief executive officer, Datuk Razlan Razali said among the big foreign names to have confirmed participation were Mok Weng Sun, Craig Baird, Guanmaria Bruni and Richard Wee while Alif Hamdan would be leading the Malaysian charge.
"The race proper will see the drivers racing for 12 hours involving a distance of 1,500km in 260 laps," he told reporters after the launching of MMER 2014 here today.
He said they targeted more 40 racers this edition.
In conjunction with the launching, SIC also feted orphans from Rumah Titian Kasih to breaking of the fast besides presenting them with Aidilfitri contributions.....